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THURSDAY 12.23
CAROLS IN OLDE SEVILLE 6-9 p.m. Performers include Episcopal Day School Choir, Workman Middle School Chorus, Greater Little Rock Baptist Church, Bells and Beaus Senior Singing Group, Mcllwain Presbyterian Church, and Escambia High School Orchestra. Bring your chairs and blankets. Seville Square at the corner of Alcaniz and Government streets. 436-5670 or playpensacola.com.
WUWF TIDINGS OF COMFORT AND JOY 6 p.m. 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Music will be provided by The Perdido Brass; Flutist Stephanie Riegle; Harpist Katie Ott; Pianist Tina Buran; and Soprano Sewell Griffith. Old Christ Church, 405 Adams St. 474-2787 or wuwf.org.
WINTERFEST: SANTA’S HOLIDAY EXPRESS TOUR Take a 30-minute tour with Santa through downtown Pensacola. $10 adults, $6 children 10 and under. pensacolawinterfest.org.
PUBLIC ICE SKATING 2-3 p.m., 3:30-4:30 p.m., 5-6 p.m., 6:30-7:30 p.m. Pensacola Civic Center, 201 E. Gregory St. 432-0800 or pensacolafigureskating.com.
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 12-3 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Jolly Santa-Children’s Camp Day. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $35. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.
MUSIC: UNNATURAL SOUNDZ, BIG LO, THE SPANX 7 p.m. $3. The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or handlebarpensacola.com.
MUSIC: HAITI BENEFIT 7:30 p.m. Featuring The Gills, Johnny Apple-Eyes and more. $10. Blazzues, 200 S. Palafox. 696-2290 or myspace.com/blazzues.

FRIDAY 12.24
CANDLELIGHT AND CAROLS 6 p.m. The choir of the Pensacola Beach Community Church invites visitors to join in their Island Christmas Eve tradition of caroling by candlelight. Free. Pensacola Beach Community Church, 920 Panferio Drive. 932-6628 or pbcucc.org.
CHRISTMAS EVE AT THE SAENGER 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. Calvary Chapel Gulf Breeze invites you and your family to join them this Christmas Eve at the Saenger Theatre. 118 S. Palafox Place. 932-8197 or chrismaseveatthesaenger.com.
MUSIC: DRAYTON SAWYER, NEEDLESS 7 p.m. $5-$7. The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or handlebarpensacola.com.
MUSIC: TERRY LEE & THE PUSSYCAT GANGSTERS 9:30 p.m. No cover. Blazzues, 200 S. Palafox. 696-2290 or myspace.com/blazzues.

SATURDAY 12.25
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 6-9 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Midnight Mass. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $45. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.
MUSIC: BILLY HOWELL & COMPANY 8 p.m. The Deck at the Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.
MUSIC: 60 CYCLES OF SOUND, JOHNNY APPLE-EYES, IMAGINARY AIR SHOW 7 p.m. $5-$7. The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or handlebarpensacola.com.
MUSIC: KARAOKE WITH MARK ESKEW 7 p.m. Hub Stacey’s at the Point, 5851 Galvez Road. 497-0071 or hubstaceys.com.
MUSIC: TERRY LEE & THE PUSSYCAT GANGSTERS 9:30 p.m. No cover. Blazzues, 200 S. Palafox. 696-2290 or myspace.com/blazzues.
MUSIC: BILLY HOWELL & COMPANY 8 p.m. The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 470-0003 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.

SUNDAY 12.26
ZOO LIGHTS 5-9 p.m. Through Dec. 31. Enjoy the beauty of the zoo at night and thousands of sparkling holiday lights. General admission $7. Members $5. Train rides $2.50. Gulf Breeze Zoo, 5701 Gulf Breeze Parkway. 932-2229 or gulfbreezezoo.org.

MONDAY 12.27
PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS V. MISSISSIPPI SURGE 7 p.m. The Hanger, Pensacola Civic Center, 201 E. Gregory St. 432-0800 or pensacolaiceflyers.com.
AFTER GAME SKATING 10 p.m. Pensacola Civic Center, 201 E. Gregory St. 432-0800 or pensacolafigureskating.com.

WEDNESDAY 12.29
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 1-4 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Children’s Camp Day. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $35. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 7-9 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Peaceful Waters. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $35. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.
MUSIC: DRIVIN N’ CRYIN 7:30 p.m. $12-$17. Vinyl Music Hall, 2 Palafox. vinylmusichall.com.
MUSIC: ROCKIN’ JAKE 7 p.m. Paradise Bar & Grill, 21 Via De Luna Drive. 916-5087 or paradisebar-grill.com.

THURSDAY 12.30
PENSACOLA ICE FLYERS V. COLUMBUS COTTONMOUTHS 7 p.m. The Hanger, Pensacola Civic Center, 201 E. Gregory St. 432-0800 or pensacolaiceflyers.com.
AFTER GAME SKATING 10 p.m. Pensacola Civic Center, 201 E. Gregory St. 432-0800 or pensacolafigureskating.com.
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 6-9 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Cocoa in the Tub. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $45. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.
MUSIC: TERRY LEE & THE PUSSYCAT GANGSTERS 9:30 p.m. No cover. Blazzues, 200 S. Palafox. 696-2290 or myspace.com/blazzues.

FRIDAY 12.31
SEVILLE QUARTER NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY 7 p.m. Seville’s legendary New Year’s Eve party will feature live entertainment including Gretsch and the Modern Eldorados, Schofield, Brooks Hubbord and the World Famous Rosie O’Grady’s Duelling Piano Show. In addition, DJ Trey will be spinning high energy dance music in Phineas Phogg’s. All guests will get party favors and enjoy a Cristalino Cava Brut toast at midnight. Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.
NEW YEAR’S EVE WINE DINNER 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. A Gourmet Wine Dinner will be served in Seville Quarter’s Heritage Hall. Reservations are being taken for 6:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. seatings. The cost is $99 per couple and includes free admission to Seville Quarter after your meal. Call 434-6211 for reservations. Seville Quarter, 130 E. Government St. 434-6211 or sevillequarter.com.
CELEBRATE THE NEW YEAR AT THE SYMPHONY 7 p.m. Join Grammy award-winning saxophonist Chris Vadala and the Pensacola Symphony as they usher in the new year. Pensacola Saenger Theatre, 118 S. Palafox. 595-3882 or pensacolasaenger.com.
MIDNIGHT CHAMPAGNE AT BLAZZUES 9:30 p.m. New Year’s bash at Blazzues has champagne toast, outside bars galore and fireworks at midnight. Blazzues, 200 S. Palafox. 696-2290 or myspace.com/blazzues.
CHILDREN’S NEW YEAR CELEBRATION 5-8 p.m. Cat Country at the International Paper Stage on Intendencia Street. At the stroke of 8 p.m. the Pelican will rise and light up along with Cat Country’s annual bubble stomp.
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT JACKSON’S 5 p.m. Celebrate the New Year on Jackson Square, the location of the 2010 Pelican Drop. Special New Year’s seatings available for $125 per person. Regular seating and menu also available. Jackson’s Steakhouse, 400 S. Palafox. 469-9898 or jacksons.goodgrits.com.
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT THE FISH HOUSE 6 p.m. Four-course paired wine dinner with seatings at 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. $100 per person. The Fish House, 600 S. Barracks St. 433-9450 or fishhouse.goodgrits.com.
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT JACO’S 11 a.m.-close. Open New Year’s Eve with free party favors and a midnight toast. 997 S. Palafox St. 432-5526 or jacosbayfrontbarandgrille.com.
NEW YEAR’S EVE AT FIVE SISTERS BLUES CAFE 11 a.m.-close. Normal hours until 8 p.m., after which they will begin a specially prepared Southern & Cajun buffet. A second buffet will be put out after a midnight champagne toast. Live entertainment all night. Advanced tickets $60 per person, $100 per couple. $75 at the door. 421 W. Belmont St. 912-4856 or fivesistersbluescafe.com.
THE PELICAN DROP 12 a.m. The Pelican descends from 100 feet above the street as attendees count down to the New Year. Fireworks to follow. At the corner of Government and Palafox streets. pensacolapelicandrop.com.
NEW YEAR’S EVE ON THE BEACH 5 p.m. Ring in the new year with islandwide celebrations. A dazzling fireworks display at midnight from the end of the Gulf Pier.
MUSIC: BUSH HAWG 8:15-9:45 p.m. International Paper Stage on Intendencia Street.
MUSIC: KATIE ROGERS 10-11 p.m. International Paper Stage on Intendencia Street.
MUSIC: BELLA ORANGE 8-9:30 p.m. Go Pensacola Stage on Romana Street.
MUSIC: RUMOR MILL BAND 10-11:30 p.m. Go Pensacola Stage on Romana Street.
MUSIC: SPACE CAPONE 10:30 p.m.-12:20 a.m. Main Stage on Government Street.
MUSIC: ACCUSTIFUNK 9 p.m. Bamboo Willies, 400 Quietwater Beach Road. 916-9888 or bamboowillies.com.
MUSIC: FIRST CITY BLUES BAND 5-7 p.m. Five Sister’s Blues Café, 421 W. Belmont St. 912-4856 or fivesistersbluescafe.com.
MUSIC: JEFF GLICKMAN & THE PANHANDLE ALL STARS 9 p.m. Five Sister’s Blues Café, 421 W. Belmont St. 912-4856 or fivesistersbluescafe.com.
MUSIC: NEW YEAR’S EVIL FEATURING PARABELLUM 7 p.m. The Handlebar, 319 N. Tarragona St. 434-9060 or handlebarpensacola.com.
MUSIC: NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY WITH TIMBERHAWK 7 p.m. Hub Stacey’s Downtown, 312 E. Government St. 469-1001 or hubstaceys.com.
MUSIC: NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY WITH KNEE DEEP 7 p.m. Hub Stacey’s at the Point, 5851 Galvez Road. 497-0071 or hubstaceys.com.
MUSIC: THE GILLS & FRIENDS 7 p.m. $10. Vinyl Music Hall, 2 Palafox. vinylmusichall.com.

SATURDAY 1.01
POLAR BEAR PLUNGE 2 p.m. The emerald waters of Santa Rosa Sound are filled with those hardy souls who wade, swim and scurry to the finish line. Heaping bowls of black-eyed peas wait to warm them. Entry fee benefits the Chamber. No charge to cheer. Paradise Bar & Grill, 21 Via De Luna Drive. 916-5087 or paradisebar-grill.com.
POLAR BEAR DIP 12 p.m. Take the annual splash in the Gulf of Mexico at the Florida-Alabama state line on Perdido Key. Afterwards, enjoy black-eyed peas and warm up with good music and beverages. Flora Bama, 17401 Perdido Key Drive, Perdido Key. 492-6838 or florabama.com.
MUSIC: THE LOW DOUGH 7:30 p.m. $5. Vinyl Music Hall, 2 Palafox. vinylmusichall.com.
MUSIC: PAXTON NORRIS & TYLER MAC 7 p.m. Paradise Bar & Grill, 21 Via De Luna Drive. 916-5087 or paradisebar-grill.com.

TUESDAY 1.04
MUSIC: THE ADOLESCENTS, LOWER CLASS BRATS, TBA, SCARS & STRIPES 7:30 p.m. $12-$13. Vinyl Music Hall, 2 Palafox. vinylmusichall.com.

WEDNESDAY 1.05
ART CLASS AT PAINTING WITH A TWIST 7-9 p.m. Bring your favorite bottle of wine or beverage, and paint a picture step by step that you will take home. 16 years and older. Theme: Funky Chandelier. Painting with a Twist, 4771 Bayou Blvd., Suite C-11. $35. 471-1450 or paintingwithatwist.com/pensacola.